Residence of William Sinclair


Description
Creator:
Unknown
Media Type:
Image
Object
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative depicting a photograph of the residence of William Sinclair, also known as Glenrath. The house was photographed from the side and there is a large tree in the foreground of the photograph. A fence can be seen in the background at right.
Notes:
The Glenrath farmhouse was built by William Sinclair (1810-1899) about 1861 on lot 18 of broken front Concession in Whitby Township. The Sinclair farm was acquired by the British government about 1940 for use as the spy training base, Camp X. The farmhouse was destroyed by a fire department training exercise in June 1964.
Date of Original:
c.1905
Date Of Event:
c. 1905
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
28-000-010
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8541500920663 Longitude: -78.8842391967773
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative
Contact
Whitby Public Library
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Residence of William Sinclair


Black and white negative depicting a photograph of the residence of William Sinclair, also known as Glenrath. The house was photographed from the side and there is a large tree in the foreground of the photograph. A fence can be seen in the background at right.